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Updated: Jul 11, 2024 | 👁️ 18 Views | 🔊 11 Pronunciations
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Gender: Female

Origin: Greek

Meaning: Beautiful voice or Muse o...

Pronunciation: kuh-LIE-uh-pee, /kəˈlaɪ.ə.pi/, K AH L AY AH P IY

Popularity Rank: #125,691

On this page:

  • 1. Calliope Meaning
  • 2. Calliope Pronunciation Guide
  • 3. Record your pronunciation of Calliope
  • 4. Translations of Calliope
  • 5. Calliope Name Popularity
  • 6. Calliope popularity in U.S.
  • 7. Famous People with Name Calliope
  • 8. Calliope Name Poster
  • 9. Names similar to Calliope

Calliope Meaning

Derived from the Greek word 'kalliope', which means 'beautiful voice'. In Greek mythology, Calliope is the Muse of epic poetry and eloquence.

Calliope also means "Beautiful voice or Muse of epic poetry and eloquence in Greek mythology.".

Calliope is commonly found in Italy, United States of America, Greece, and 21 more countries.

Calliope Pronunciation Guide

Phonetic Pronunciation: kuh-LIE-uh-pee

IPA (International Phonetic Alphabet): /kəˈlaɪ.ə.pi/

ARPAbet phonetic pronunciation: K AH L AY AH P IY

K: Pronounce as in "cat" (K AE T)

AH: Pronounce as in "but" (B AH T)

L: Pronounce as in "let" (L EH T)

AY: Pronounce as in "say" (S EY)

AH: Pronounce as in "but" (B AH T)

P: Pronounce as in "pig" (P IH G)

IY: Pronounce as in "see" (S IY)

This pronunciation guide uses the ARPABET system, a phonetic notation developed by the Advanced Research Projects Agency (ARPA) for speech recognition systems. Each ARPABET symbol corresponds to a distinct sound in English. For example, 'JH' represents the sound as in 'joke,' 'AA' represents the sound as in 'father,' and 'N' represents the sound as in 'no.'

The pronunciation guide was generated using the CMU Pronouncing Dictionary, a public domain resource for phonetic pronunciations of words.

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Translations of Calliope

Calliope Name Popularity

At NamesLook, the name Calliope is recorded 176 times globally, ranking it as the 125,691th most common name worldwide.

Calliope is most prevalent in Italy, with 57 occurrences, making it the 16,026th most popular name in the country.

In Greece, the name Calliope is found among 1 in every 3977 people, showcasing its highest frequency there.

Calliope Popularity by Country

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Italy#16,0261 : 20,746
United States of America#30,5261 : 40,202
Greece#2,8441 : 3,977

List of countries the name Calliope is rarely found

Calliope popularity in U.S.


This chart displays the ranking of the name Calliope from 1980 to 2023, based on the most recent data from the U.S. Social Security Administration.

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